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2nd Street Bistro

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201 Main St E, Ashland, WI 54806-1725
+1 715-682-6444
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 Main St E, Ashland, WI 54806-1725
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch on our way to Bayfield, on recommendation from the local chamber of commerce, and it was great advice! My friend and I both had the fish fry, which was not a typical fry, but seemed more beaded and baked. In...More

Thank wisgirl01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had fish, salad and the grilled chicken. For dessert we had cheesecake. All were fresh and delicious. Service was excellent. All in all it was a great supper for weary travellers.

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this place while looking for a drink and dessert to end the day. What a wonderful surprise! Food and service were both wonderful.

Thank Mabel G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not a big place, but the food and service very good. I had a very tasty chicken sandwich and it was reasonably priced.

Thank rubyspringer2016
Reviewed June 15, 2018

We had a fantastic dining experience at 2nd Street Bistro! There was a musician playing the harp and it was just a lovely accompaniment to the meal. We enjoyed the Bloody Marys very much (and we are Bloody Mary connoisseurs!). We ordered pasta entrees with...More

Thank Coltraine M
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Recently we had stopped on Friday 4/19 about 5:00pm for there Friday Fish Fry only to find they had no fish and were not sure when the fish would get there! Now what restaurant would advertise a meal as their special but not have it....More

Thank Kevin J
Reviewed March 16, 2018

Though I had passed by this restaurant many times, I was very unaware that it was anything more than a local bar. I was surprised when a visitor in town told me they had eaten at the Bistro in Ashland. I've lived here 14 years...More

Thank Candy P
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

The food, the service, the harp - everything was great. We really enjoyed ourselves here. Thanks for talking us into the rum cake!

Thank Chris T
Reviewed February 25, 2018

My son and I dined at 2nd Street Bistro on the cold winter night before the American Birkebeiner ski race. We'd had a pleasant dinner here two years ago on the same weekend and were pleased to see that this place still offers a great...More

1  Thank Joseph R
Reviewed October 18, 2017

Hands down the best harp player around. I've never really listened to a harp before, but it makes great background music. The food and service are all solid, and the seafood is pretty good for the midwest, but it's really a live harp player that...More

Thank edcooperson1985
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July 27, 2016|
Response from Bradford W | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Main St E, Ashland, WI 54806-1725
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Ashland
  • Phone Number: +1 715-682-6444
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